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Inter-hospital transfer for primary angioplasty: delays are often due to diagnostic uncertainty rather than systems failure and universal time metrics may not be appropriate

EuroIntervention 2015;11:511-517 published online ahead of print Avril 2014. DOI: 10.4244/EIJV11I5A103

1. NIHR Cardiovascular Biomedical Research Unit, Royal Brompton & Harefield NHS Foundation Trust, London, United Kingdom; 2. London Ambulance Service NHS Trust, London, United Kingdom

Aims: We aimed to investigate why many patients with ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI) initially present to non-primary percutaneous coronary intervention (PPCI) equipped

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